Assignment 10:
Abilities (what you learned):
1) Cite five megacities of the world. Describe one in some detail.
2) Establish the role of megacities in future soil and food resources
3) Discuss and speculate on the most dramatic changes in global land use that humanity will face in the next millennium.
4) Discuss the role of urbanization in soil degradation, giving specific cases.
5) Determine how the State of Florida fits with respect to soil erosion.
6) Discuss the severity of soil erosion in a major agricultural area of our State.
7) Describe the way a construction site in Miami-Dade Co. deals with the soil cover. Be ready to discuss the pros and cons of the procedures used at that site.
8) Discuss the Dust Bowl Dust Storms and their consequences in soil removal and degradation.
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